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The ultimate Macau address when living it up is tops on your agenda

Designed as a floral themed destination Wynn Palace is the second luxurious integrated resort in Macau by Steve Wynn
Raul Manzano | Aug 29 2018

Wynn Palace holds the distinct honor of being the first and only resort in the world with more than 1,000 rooms to receive the Forbes Five-Star Awards. The recognition was awarded to its hotel, spa, and restaurant. Designed to enchant guests with even the most exacting standards, each of its 1,706 exquisitely furnished rooms, suites, and villas are lavishly appointed with bespoke details and unique amenities including Wynn signature beds and linens, exclusive bathroom amenities by Molton Brown, Bluetooth audio systems by Bang & Olufsen, touch screen automation control, and high-speed internet access.

Fine dining is embraced with a passion among the gifted chefs at Wynn Palace, where the culinary arts are celebrated with a variety of imaginative options. Guests may enjoy authentic, sumptuous Cantonese delicacies while overlooking the Performance Lake at Wing Lei Palace. One may also savor authentic regional Chinese flavors served at Andrea’s, find the best steak and seafood in town at SW, explore authentic Japanese dining in a contemporary setting at Mizumi, or delve into the art of sushi presented by the master chefs at the intimate Sushi Mizumi. The prestigious Forbes Travel Guide rates Sushi Mizumi as a five-star restaurant.

 

For casual dining, guests may savor international favorites in a unique market kitchen setting at Fontana Buffet, Cantonese comfort food in a dynamic environment at Red 8, freshly made noodles and Northern classics at 99 Noodles, authentic ramen at Hanami or Asian and Western favorites with splendid panoramic views at the Pool Café on the rooftop terrace. Those with a sweet tooth will enjoy the aptly named Sweets, which presents a decadent array of chocolates, ice cream, and crepes, while Wynn Macaron presents a range of delicious, uniquely flavored macarons, each a perfect bite of colorful art.

As evening approaches, guests can indulge in fine whiskeys, wines and Champagnes at Wing Lei Bar, along with an innovative cocktail menu inspired by the restaurant’s fine tea selection. Travelers in the mood for luxury retail therapy will find the most fashionable names have made a home at Wynn Palace.

With 9,848 square meters of exquisitely designed retail space, Wynn Esplanade ensures guests can enjoy a highly curated collection crafted to offer an unparalleled shopping experience that satisfies the guest’s every indulgence. This stylish shopping paradise offers the latest in fashion, jewelry, accessories, and exquisite timepieces.

Guests wishing to take a moment’s pause from the energy of Cotai will find the ideal cocoon nestled in the heart of the resort at the Forbes Travel Guide five-star The Spa at Wynn Palace. At the largest spa in Macau, guests can enjoy a range of experiences from rejuvenating facials to transcendent massages and signature holistic body rituals, each custom-designed to suit individual needs, using exquisitely crafted products exclusive to The Spa at Wynn Palace. From the most intimate party to conventions on a grand scale, a dedicated team is always on hand to design and execute perfect, bespoke events. Wynn Palace offers 3,438 square meters of event space, including a pillarless Grand Theater Ballroom with a theatrical-standard stage that can host up to 1,200 guests, four meeting rooms with 10 configurations, and a refined private lobby. To ensure a flawless occasion, event organizers can review every detail with the resort’s team of dedicated planners at the Events Studio.

For entertainment, guests can experience the dazzling Performance Lake from the waterside or from the air via the unique SkyCab that brings visitors into the heart of the resort. Guests also can delight at the spectacle of floral sculptures created by renowned floral designer Preston Bailey, impressing old and young alike with new creations made from tens of thousands of flowers appearing every season.

Every palace is home to spectacular art, and Wynn Palace is no exception. Continuing the tradition started at Wynn Macau of bringing Chinese artworks home, the resort’s collection includes a set of four rare porcelain Qing-dynasty Buccleuch vases—some of the finest examples of chinoiserie, the ultimate artistic encounter between East and West—and works by some of the world’s leading artists, such as the legendary giant stainless steel sculpture “Tulips” by Jeff Koons.

 

Photo from the Official Website of Wynn Palace Macau

Appeared in Metro Society, May 2018